Jarell Damonté Houston Sr. (born August 11, 1985), known as J-Boog, is an American R&B singer, rapper, record producer, movie producer, dancer, and actor. He is famous for being one of the members of R&B group B2Kalong with Lil’ Fizz, Raz-B, and Omarion. He is currently disbanded from the group and is working in The Ultimate Group(TUG) record label through which he has produced several films that includes, You Got Served(2004) and Somebody Help Me(2007). He is also famous as the first cousin of Marques Houston.
What is J Boog famous for?
- J Boog is best known for being one of the members of the famous R&B group B2Kalong with Lil’ Fizz, Raz-B, and Omarion and having to sing in unusually pleasant reggae accent.
- Additionally, he is widely famous for his hit album, “Back Yard Boogie”(2011) that features the reggae giants Richie Spice, Tarrus Riley, Fiji, and Morgan Heritage and IP-Hop superstar Snoop Dogg.
- Besides music, He is an actor and producer well known for Step Up 2: The Streets (2008), You Got Served (2004) and Til Death Do Us Part (2017).
What race is J Boog?
J-Boog whose real name is Jarell Damonté Houston Sr. was born and raised as the youngest of three children, in Compton, California, USA. The singer is of Samoan descent and is American by nationality. His religion is Christianity, and his zodiac is Leo. Information about his parents and siblings are not available at the moment and is under review. He started singing, rapping and dancing from the early age of four. J’s earliest influence was his sister, who used to sing and play the piano. J started to sing along with her after his sister got a book of Bob Marley’s classic songs and sing along.J Boog performed the first time in front of an audience of a large family reunion at a church when he was nine years old. Further information regarding his education history is still under review.
How is J Boog’s career?
Boog’s music career began professionally after J released his hit debut album “Hear Me Roar” in 2007 in collaboration with island music pioneer, George “Fiji” Veikoso whom he met in 2005. He then joined the musical family Wash House Music Inc, a record label based in Hawaii and San Francisco. In 2008, J Boog met Gramps Morgan of Morgan Heritage with him he got his big experience to record in prestigious record studios such as Bob Marley’s Tuff Gong Studio, Don Corleone’s Hit Maker Studio, Bobby Digital’s Digital B studio, Shaggy’s Big Yard Studio and Sugar Minott’s Youth Man Promotion studio. His follow-up album, “Backyard Boogie” in 2011 topped the US Billboard charts and iTunes charts in numerous countries. One of the hits was “Let’s Do It Again” which earned J Boog the Best New Entertainer Award at the 2012 International Reggae and World Music Awards held in Chicago. J introduced new reggae fans around the world, offering a variety of musical roots, including R&B and Rock.
J Boog dropped his EP, the “J Boog EP” on June 14th, 2011 through Wash House Hawaii that featured five new songs, along with three previously released hit songs, like “Let’s Do It Again” and “So Far Gone”. Similarly, his others are“Live Up!” and “Night Life” that went in Top lines in Heatseekers chart and #4 on Top Reggae Albums. He released his mixtape tracks called “My Diamond Life” for fashionista powerhouse Diamond Supply Co. J Boog has toured around the world in locations such as Europe, Africa, Dubai, New Zealand, Australia, United States, and Japan. Besides, music, J is famous for acting in many movies and TV series. His debut movie was 2004: You Got Served, the hit dance movie, with his B2K bandmates, along with Marques Houston. He appeared in another hit dance movie Step Up 2: The Streets in 2008 and several more thereafter. He also appeared in few episodes of 2017 and 2019 TV series, Love & Hip Hop.
What is J boog net worth?
An American R&B singer, rapper, and actor who has a net worth of $2 million. He has not revealed his average salary yet. J is versatile talents have garnered him with several professions in his life. He earns from more than one income source as a singer, rapper, actor, dancer, and producer. Additionally, he is also a businessman. He has partnered with relative Marques Houston to become Vice President and Producer of long-time music manager Chris Stokes and Marques Houston film production company Footage Films. So adding all these has overly increased his net worth to this day. Further information regarding his cars and houses are still under review.
Who is J boog married to?
The American R&B singer, J boog is not married yet. He is currently dating his long-time girlfriend, Jondelle Michelle. The couple has been dating since January 1, 2004. The duo has three children, one daughter, and two sons; Anaia Jolie Houston (born on October 3, 2005), Jarell Damonté Houston Jr. (born on December 14, 2006), Tru Carter Houston (born on November 12, 2009). There is no other news about J’s affairs besides his current relationship. He is currently living happily with his girlfriend and three children.
How tall is J boog?
The R&B singer and rapper has a decent height of 5feet 7inches tall. He has a slim body type. His bodyweight is currently not available. The multitalented artist has a black hair color and dark brown eyes. Further information regarding his body measurements, dress size, and shoe size are still under review. He has a straight sexual orientation.